Green Mining final seminar series

As year 2015 is our last full year of the programme, we will celebrate it with a series of five events. Each event will be different depending on the theme.

“From pit to the people – Social acceptance and local governance of mining industry”
16.-17.3.2015, Heureka

Responsible mining –Argumenta-project (funded by Finnish Cultural Foundation) will organize in co-operation with TEKES Green Mining -programme projects SoLiMi and SAM a conference about social acceptance and local governance of mining industry.

Conference will focus on results of projects and aims to discuss about the preconditions of social license to operate of mining industry in Finland as well as some other countries (e.g. Australia, Canada, Greenland).

More information about the projects:

-   Responsible mining, Argumenta-project and Preconditions and tools for social license to mine (SoLiMi): https://www.uef.fi/en/kaivostutkimus/projektit
-  Sustainable Acceptable Mining (SAM): http://virtual.vtt.fi/virtual/sam/english.htm

Registration here by 2.3.2015.


The other seminars are as follow:

  • Water and emissions, 20.-21.5.2015, Euromining 2015, Tampere
  • Processing, 24.-25.8.2015, IFAC workshop, University of Oulu
  • Exploration, 6.11.2015,  FEM, Levi

Optimization and measurement, January 2016, University of Oulu